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Robert Mueller hires 13 lawyers to handle Russian Federation investigation

President Donald Trump , in a furious Friday morning message, said he is being investigated for his role in firing former FBI Director James Comey and seemed to accuse the deputy attorney general of overseeing a "witch hunt" against him. It cited five people briefed on the requests by Mueller's team who spoke on condition of anonymity. Moscow has denied USA intelligence agencies' conclusion that it interfered in last year's election campaign to try to tilt the vote in Trump's favor.



Scalise still in critical condition

Dr. Jack Sava , director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, said the team working with Scalise is "encouraged" by his progress. Sava said he was able to respond to family members while still under sedation, but that Scalise will have to remain in the hospital for "a considerable period of time", including for further operations and rehabilitation.



Queen's speech to be held next Wednesday

Meanwhile, the EU and United Kingdom government confirmed that Brexit Secretary David Davis and European Commission chief negotiator Michel Barnier will meet in Brussels on Monday. Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams said he "told Theresa May directly that she is in breach of the Good Friday Agreement" by undermining the United Kingdom government's role as an impartial guarantor.


Former Alexandria Mayor Talked To Baseball Shooter Daily At YMCA

Former Alexandria Mayor Talked To Baseball Shooter Daily At YMCA

President Trump and his wife made an unscheduled visit to a Washington hospital Wednesday night to visit Rep. Steve Scalise , the House majority whip critically wounded at a shooting in Virginia Wednesday. And he was just as politically active online as he was in person. "I just want you all to go away and leave my neighbors in peace". Hodgkinson's wife told media members this week that she was shocked by the actions of her estranged husband.



Trump Slams Russia Probe: Why Isn't Hillary Being Investigated?

This tweet is significant because it seems to confirm an anonymously sourced June 14 Washington Post report on that said special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into the possibility that Trump obstructed justice in the Russian Federation investigation.


Aerialist Daredevil Hangs by Teeth from Chopper Over Niagara Falls

Aerialist Daredevil Hangs by Teeth from Chopper Over Niagara Falls

The aerialist spent about eight minutes of the 10-minute stunt hovering over the falls after the helicopter took off from the vehicle park roof of the nearby Seneca Niagara casino. She then hung upside down with her feet on the hoop before repeating the mouth stunt. The Wallenda family is at it again. Her stunt adds to the lore and legend of the renowned Wallenda family, famous for astonishing audiences around the world with their jaw-dropping stunts executed from dizzying heights.